Frequently Asked Questions
All your questions about Makin Mattresses answered here.
All Stores – Open 7 days
Mon – Fri 9.00am to 5.30pm
Sat 9.00am to 4.00pm
Sun 10.00am to 4.00pm
Public Holidays 10.00am to 4.00pm.
Closed Christmas Day & Good Friday. Perth store closed ANZAC Day.
We have 9 stores across Australia, Brisbane North (Nundah), Brisbane South (Parkinson), Gold Coast (Nerang), Newcastle (Sandgate), Canberra, Albury, Melbourne (Sandringham), Adelaide and Perth.
Makin Mattresses accept: EFTPOS, Visa, MasterCard & AMEX.
Yes. Please be advised that Makin Mattresses will not release goods until cheque has been cleared by our bank.
Yes. Makin Mattresses can accept Visa, MasterCard & AMEX over the phone. (Card must be presented on pick up or at time of delivery.) Additionally, direct debit payment to our bank account is also accepted, bank details are printed on our quotes or invoice.
No. We do not offer finance at this time. We offer lay-by.
Stores that offer interest free finance factored the cost of offering this service into their product price. This kind of business practice doesn’t align with our authentic pricing policy, we keep costs low and pass them on as manufacturers direct to the customer. We do offer lay-by as an alternative.
That’s because from our solid track record, statistically 1 out of 2 are returning customers or referred by friend!
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Makin Mattresses currently has nine stores across the nation and are always excited to hear from motivated individuals who are ready for a hands-on challenge with an industry leading company! Think you’ve got the right stuff? Drop us an email!
Yes. Makin Mattresses are aware that when it comes to mattresses, one size definitely doesn’t fit all! Antique bed bases, Caravans, Trucks, Camper Trailers, Boats – you provide the details and we’ll make it to size! Please visit our Made To Measure page.
From long haul to short haul, when doing the hours behind the wheel of a truck your rest time is important. At Makin Mattresses we manufacture custom made and special make truck cabin mattresses, please visit our Made To Measure Mattresses page for more information.
Hitting the road with your Caravan, Motor Home, RV or Camper Trailer? At Makin Mattresses we manufacture custom made and special make mattresses that not only fit that unique sleep space, but provide you the comfort of home. Please visit our Made To Measure Mattresses page for more information.
There is nothing like messing around in boats, and there is nothing like a good night sleep after a day of sailing, fishing or exploring Australia’s vast waterways. At Makin Mattresses we manufacture custom made and special make mattresses that not only fit that unique marine sleep space, but provide you the comfort of home. Please visit our Made To Measure Mattresses page for more information.
Yes. Makin Mattresses are aware that when it comes to mattresses, one size definitely doesn’t fit all! Antique bed bases, Caravans, Trucks, Camper Trailers, Boats – you provide the details and we’ll make it to size! Please visit our Made To Measure Mattresses page
No, unfortunately this is a specific construction and not one we make.
No. Makin Mattresses do not sell bunk beds. We do sell a range of bedding furniture – Trundles, Wooden Slat Bedframes, Wooden Bedheads, Children’s Beds, etc. Stock varies from store-to-store therefore we invite you to Contact your local store for more information.
Yes. Makin Mattresses does sell waterbed conditioner and rent out waterbed pumps. Please Contact your local store for more information.
Fun fact: before we were Makin Mattresses, we were Water Brothers Waterbeds, since 1975!
Yes. Makin Mattresses not only sell mattresses but provide the ensemble solution! Bedside tables, Trunks & Chest, Bed bases and Bed Heads, etc. Stock varies from store-to-store therefore we invite you to Contact your local store for more information.
High and Low profile refers to the height of the bed base (excluding Castors & Gliders). High Profile is around 30cm. Low Profile is around 24cm. Require more information? We can only add drawers for storage to high profile bases. Please Contact your local store for more information.
Makin Mattresses offer a range of mattresses to suit your comfort, support and budget. Our cheapest mattress is the Hotel Motel, Single size $169 and for our Queen size is $299. We invite you to browse our mattresses range to find the mattress that works for you!
Yes. If you’re sleeping on quality, why not surround yourself with quality – Makin Mattresses 100% Cotton Sheet Set and Mattress Protector range is exclusive to our nine stores across Australia. Visit our Accessories page for more information.
Yes. Makin Mattresses can take your old mattress away, of which a small fee would be involved. Most of our retail locations have an arrangement with the local mattress recycling companies to ensure minimal waste goes to landfill. Please Contact your local store for more information.
Makin Mattresses have a factory on site, therefore confident that we’ll have your desired mattress in stock. If you find that the mattress you are after is not available immediately it can be ready next business day if required. For more information or to check stock please Contact your local store to confirm prior to visiting.
All Makin Mattresses’ mattresses are double sided. Twice the life, twice the support & comfort. Visit Makin Mattresses Buyer Beware page to discover the difference between Makin Mattresses and other mattress resellers.
Handles sewn into a mattress are not designed to support the full weight of a mattress. With mishandling, handles can be torn out which impacts the internal components of a mattress. To increase a mattresses longevity, Makin Mattresses have made the decision not to include handles. Want to further increase the longevity of your mattress? Visit Makin Mattresses’ Mattress Care page for more information.
Buying a new mattress is a big purchase decision and like any big purchase, time should be spent in reading how to care and increase durability. The most important care instructions for your new mattress would be 1) flip and rotated as explained by staff, 2) protect with a mattress protector and; 3) keep clean and dry free from spills. Visit Makin Mattresses’ Mattress Care page for more information.
Makin Mattresses utilise three different type of support systems within our mattress range. Our Innerspring range comprises of Bonnell Springs. Our Bellissimo Duet range comprises of Pocket Springs, and our Bellissimo Duo range comprises of European 7 zoned latex. The difference between each is personal preference and budget, a traditional Bonnell Spring mattress systems are the most traditional type of innerspring mattress. The Bonnell coil has an hour glass shape (wider at the bottom and the top than the middle) and are interconnected with a mesh of metal to make the spring system. A pocket spring has each coil/spring wrapped individually which minimises partner disturbance and the luxurious Latex provides superior body contouring support. The best thing is to come in store to experience each kind for yourself. For your nearest store visit our Contact Us page.
A split base refers to two single or king single bed bases aligned together. Split bases are usually associated with commercial accommodation and are easier to transport. Also ideal for couples who have different comfort preferences in their mattress but want their bed bases aligned together. Makin Mattresses sell Velcro Joiners which adhere the splits together. Additionally King Size mattresses utilise a split base for easy movement through doorways. Require more information? Please Contact your local store for more information.
The Micro Coil Technology is a manufacturing first in the Australian bedding industry. Located in our North Brisbane Factory – the Micro Coil Machine – produces thousands of micro coils (size of a one dollar coin) sewn between two sheets of fabric. Cushioned micro coils – provide the ability to draw air into the products upon pressure release. Increased air flow provides breath-ability to the materials used, assisting with greater body temperature regulation whilst sleeping and providing extra comfort. Exclusive to Makin Mattresses, this Micro Coil Technology can be found in our Bellissimo range.
Unlike other mattress resellers, Makin Mattresses Pillow Tops are a single component comfort layer NOT permanently stitched to the mattress. A Pillow Top is designed to provide extra comfort and support. Visit our Accessories page for more information.
Yes, Makin Mattresses removable pillow top is designed to sit on top of an existing mattress for an extra level of comfort. It can be flipped, rotated and aired out. Visit our Accessories page for more information
Makin Mattresses are so confident in producing a comfortable, long lasting, quality mattress, that we are prepared to back our Bellissimo Duo 4000 | 2000 | 4000Firm & Duet 4000 | 2000 | 4000Firm range with our unique 5 Year Comfort Promise. So what does that mean? If within the first five years of owning your Bellissimo Mattress your comfort needs change, we will reconstruct and reconfigure the feel of your mattress once for FREE*. *Conditions apply.
Each mattress has a different warranty period, remembering our warranties are a manufacturers warranty, you are dealing direct with the manufacturer so if you have a concern with your recent purchase, please contact your local store for more information.
The mattresses on display has been tried by many people, so they represent what your mattress will feel like after the initial settling in period. Remember your new mattress comes direct from our factory and has never been laid on. Allow 6 to 8 weeks of usage before they will attain a similar feel to the mattresses we have on display.